October is LGBT History Month! We have several materials in the Res Life Resource Center (located in the Ikenberry Commons Library) that discuss LGBTQ issues and that we encourage you to check out and/or recommend to your RAs and residents.
Materials for LGBTQ Awareness in the Residential Life Resource Center
American Experience: Stonewall Uprising. DVD Am3539 2011.
Boy Scouts of America v. Dale the gay scoutmaster case. DVD B6911 2010.
Bullied: A Student, a School, and a Case that Made History. DVD B874 2010.
Out & Proud in Chicago. DVD Ou811 2008.
Belge, Kathy and Marke Bieschke. Queer: the ultimate LGBT guide for teens. San Francisco, CA: Zest Books, 2011. Call # 306.76 B4114qu c. 2 (Also available at the LAR Library and the University High Library.)
Brown, Mildred L. and Chloe Ann Rounsley. True selves: understanding transsexualism…: for families, friends, coworkers, and helping professionals. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Publishers, c1996. Call # 305.3 B814t 1996 c. 2 (Also available at the Allen Residence Hall Library, the Main Stacks, and the Undergraduate Library.)
Downs, Alan. The velvet rage: overcoming the pain of growing up gay in a straight man’s world. [New York]: Da Capo Lifelong, 2012. Call # 306.76 D7595ve
Gherovici, Patricia. Please select your gender: from the invention of hysteria to the democratizing of transgenderism. New York: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, c2010. Call # 306.768 G417pl
Jones, Susan R. and Elisa S. Abes. Identity development of college students: advancing frameworks for multiple dimensions of identity. Jossey-Bass higher education. First edition. Call # 378.1 J725id
Lipkin, Arthur. Beyond diversity day: a Q & A on gay and lesbian issues in schools. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, c2004. Call # 371.8 L664b
Marine, Susan B. Stonewall’s legacy: bisexual, gay, lesbian, and transgender students in higher education. San Francisco, Calif.: Jossey-Bass; Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2011. Call # 378.1982 M3387st
Mastoon, Adam. The shared heart: portraits and stories celebrating lesbian, gay, and bisexual young people. New York: HarperCollins, 2001. Call # 305 Sh23s 2001 (Also available at the Ikenberry Commons Library and the Illinois Street Residence Hall Library.)
Sanlo, Ronni L., editor. Working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender college students: a handbook for faculty and administrators. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2004. 378.1 W556 2004
Savage, Dan and Terry Miller. It gets better: coming out, overcoming bullying, and creating a life worth living. New York: Dutton, c2011. Call # 306.76 It11 c. 2 (Also available at the FAR Library, the Main Stacks, and the University High Library.)
Schulman, Sarah. Ties that bind: familial homophobia and its consequences. New York: New Press: Distributed by Perseus Distribution, 2009. Call # 306.76 Sch816ti c. 3 (Also available at the Allen and Florida Avenue Residence Hall Libraries.)
Sue, Derald Wing, editor. Microaggressions and marginality: manifestation, dynamics, and impact. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley, c2010. Call # 305 M5833
__________. Microaggressions in everyday life: race, gender, and sexual orientation. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley, c2010. Call # 305 Su24mi
Teich, Nicholas M. Transgender 101: a simple guide to a complex issue. New York: Columbia University Press, c2012. Call # 306.76 T233tr c. 5 (Also available at Allen, Busey-Evans, Florida Avenue, and Pennsylvania Avenue Residence Hall Libraries.)
Wall, Vernon A. and Nancy J. Evans, editors. Toward acceptance: sexual orientation issues on campus. Lanham, Md.: University Press of America; American College Personnel Association, 2000.
Windmeyer, Shane L. Brotherhood: gay life in college fraternities. New York: Alyson Books, 2005. 378.19855 B795 c. 3 (Also available at the Allen Residence Hall and Ikenberry Commons Libraries, and in the Main Stacks.)
Winter, Claire Ruth. Understanding transgender diversity: a sensible explanation of sexual and gender identities. [S.l.]: Claire Ruth Winter, 2010. Call # 306.768 W7341un